Raquel Phillips| Lifestyle Blog |Home + DIY


Our Nursery Transformation 

See how we improvise using design and decor to create a new nursery for our baby and toddler.  We transformed our formal dining room into a temporary bedroom and playroom, check it out...


DIY Nautical Christmas Wreath 

One thing that you will quickly learn about me if you stick around for a while, is that I love coastal decor and I love DIY.  This season, I decided to incorporate some nautical elements into my Christmas decor by making nautical Christmas wreaths. See how easy it is to make your own....

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Our DIY Coastal Stairs Remodel 

Tired of look at the ugly and stained carpet on our stairs, my husband and I decided to take matters into our own hands and do a complete DIY remodel on our stairs.  Here I walk you through the process of our DIY coastal stairs makeover. 


Mint & Chocolate Charcuterie Board

Nothing like smiles, sunshine, mint, and chocolate to make it all better!


My DIY Coastal Chair Up-cycle Project in 4 Simple Steps

While driving through my neighborhood, I found two solid wood dining chairs that were being thrown out. I reached out to the homeowner to make sure it was okay to take them, and with their blessing, I took them home to begin another DIY project to add to our DIY coastal home project arsenal.